mkbindic

MKBINDIC(1)                 General Commands Manual                MKBINDIC(1)



NAME
       mkbindic - Convert a text-form dictionary into a binary-form dictionary


SYNOPSYS
       mkbindic [-m | -s] [-name dicname] [-c version] textfile


DESCRIPTION
       mkbindic creates a binary-form dictionary (with extension .cbd or
       dicname) from a text-form dictionary textfile. With -c mkbindic creates
       old format dictionary. Current supported versions are 3.0 and 3.7.


EXAMPLE
       % mkbindic user.ctd

       A binary-form dictionary user.cbd and a frequency dictionary
       user.cld are created from a text-form dictionary user.ctd.


ENVIRONMENT
       TMPDIR mkbindic uses the value of this variable for the working
              directory when it makes temporary files. The value defaults to
              /tmp if not specified.


SEE ALSO
       dicar(1), dpbindic(1)




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